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Social Media And Hiv

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Get the Facts
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have
Ask the Experts


What's up with all these people who either deny HIV exists or believe the government create it? I was watching a youtube video of a news report from Houston about these researchers working on a cure. I noticed in all the comments on youtube, most...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...addressed this topic a number of times previously in this forum. I'll repost below a small sample of what you can find in the archives.Dr. BobCome on doc, tell us the truth!Apr 3, 2009Is HIV a scientific experiment gone wrong or a deliberate... Read more »

Do HIV carrirers test negative (HIV CARRIERS) (HIV BASICS)

DO HIV carriers test negative? (I did an HIV 1&2 test which came back negative. But someone told me that I could still be a carrier. The test was done six (6) months after my last possible exposure.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,There is no such thing as an "HIV carrier." See below.Dr. Bobis there such thing as HIV- carriers?Mar 13, 2007 Hello Doc, I have tested negative for HIV out to Read more »

HIV is not the cause of AIDS

Why do doctors keep prescribing toxic medications for HIV when HIV is not the cause of AIDS. The cause of AIDS is drugs, malnutrition, lack of vitamins, toxicity, etc.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...AIDS pandemic such utter poppycock continues to be believed by anyone with even a modicum of common sense. Dude, I contracted HIV from sustaining a hollow-bore needlestick and laceration while treating a patient with advanced-stage AIDS. How does... Read more »

Jergon Sacha and Cat's Claw - cure for HIV?

Wanted to ask if there is any sciantific opinion on Jergon Sacha and Cat's Claw combo treatment... In the 1990s the Peruvian media reported that a Peruvian physician, Dr. Roberto Inchuastegui Gonzales, who was the president of the Committee of AIDS...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...The scientific opinion on Jergon Sacha and Cat's Claw combination for treatment of HIV infection is that this cockamamie combination does not cure (or even treat) HIV infection. It is simply one of an astonishingly Read more »
The Body

To Tweet or Not to Tweet: "Black Twitter," Social Media and HIV/AIDS Awareness

...tipped your toes in far enough to have a Twitter account, read on. So the question now becomes, as we approach National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, how is a site that seems to thrive on the navel-picking activities of celebrities and their... Read more »

New York State Department of Health: Breaking Ground in New Media Response to HIV and STIs

...month, we participated in the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute's forum, Social Media: Going Viral Against HIV and STIs . The room was filled with nearly 300 public health colleagues from across New York who were there to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Socializing a Way to Fight HIV

... Kent County, home to Grand Rapids, is encouraging residents to use social media outlets to increase HIV testing in the community. County officials are targeting men who have sex with men to become "ambassadors," residents who encourage Read more »
The Body

IAC 2010 Session: HIV/AIDS in the Information Age -- How Digital Media Can Fight the Epidemic

... IAC Session, "HIV/AIDS in the Information Age: How Digital Media Can Fight the Epidemic." This article was cross-posted from the Read more »
Connect With Others


Posted by sak51
...Social and Political Sciences Department at the University of Cambridge, is currently conducting a research study focusing on HIV/AIDS stigma. He is looking for individuals interested in sharing their stories about living with HIV/AIDS.... Read more »

Over the Rainbow

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...have had of late. The We is my husband of thirty years and I. As many of you know, I was diagnosed with the initial stages of HIV Associated Dementia in June 2008. My dementia is caused by 25 years infection with HIV and poor control of my... Read more »

Top Ten tips for banishing HIV WOES

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...minute guide to lifting spirits Words Patrick James 1 Be good to yourself Society puts so many negative connotations on HIV, its easy to develop guilt and self-loathing. Remind yourself HIV is only a virus, not a moral judgment. Some of us... Read more »

Media and People Living with HIV and AIDS

Posted by Anonymous and national level. What do PLHIV think and feel about how they are portrayed in the media? What do PLHIV say about the medias coverage of pertinent HIV/AIDS issues? Results of the survey will be made publicly available. The results of... Read more »